Following a somewhat circuitous route from St. John, NB we made our way across the Canada – US border and into Maine, headed for Lubec, the most north-easterly town in the continental United States. 1,668 more words
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We now live in a world where borders apparently don’t matter. The activities of corporations operating in multiple countries simultaneously, as well as travel being readily accessible, and networking possibilities of the Internet and social media render national borders somewhat less significant. 953 more words
The New York subway system is full of quirky curiosities, and some of these weird and wonderful surprises are hidden in plain sight.
It goes without saying that New Yorkers despise anyone who holds them up on the subway, especially tourists.1,565 more words
On the 6th of March 1943, iconic painter and illustrator of American culture Norman Rockwell, published Freedom from Want or The Thanksgiving Picture in The Saturday Evening Post, one of over 300 covers he produced for the Indianapolis publication during his lifetime. 965 more words